Ms. LSUA

Ms. LSU Alexandria Pageant offers a quality scholarship competition for female students. The winner of the Ms. LSU Alexandria Pageant earns a $1500 Chancellor’s Scholarship.  The First Runner-Up will receive a $1000 Chancellor’s Scholarship and the Second Runner-Up will receive a $500 Chancellor’s Scholarship.

Saije Cousin Crowned Ms. LSUA 2019

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In the 59thedition of the Ms. LSUA Pageant, Saije Cousin came away with the crown and will represent the university at all official functions over the next year.

 

Saije is a junior majoring in Pre-Medicine/Biology and is from Slidell. She is a LSUA Ambassador, a member of the Black Organization for Leadership and Development and the National Society for Leadership and Success. Her topic was Mental Health Awareness in Domestic Violence Victim: Looking Past the Smile. 

 

The first runner-up in the pageant was Stacy Fussell. Stacy is a senior majoring in Elementary Educaton and is from Pineville. 

 

Second runner-up was Gracie Joiner. She is a junior Kinesiology major from Boyce. 

 

Other awards included:

Top Ad Sales: Gracie Joiner

Ms. Congeniality (voted on by the other contestants): Blair Murray

Ms. Photogenic (voted on by the audience): Anaice Hackett

Scholastic Achievement: Anaice Hackett

Director’s Award: Monica Aguilera

People’s Choice Award (voted on by the audience): Kaelyn Rachall

 

The winner receives a $1,500 scholarship in addition to representing LSUA at official school events. The first runner-up receives a $1,000 scholarship and the second runner-up gets a $500 scholarship. 

 

The Ms. LSUA Pageant is open to all female students regardless of age or marital status. Contestants compete in casual and eveningwear categories and answer a question pertaining to their platform topic. Each contestant also participates in an interview with the judges prior to the pageant. All participants have a mentor form the university faculty or staff. 

 

The full list of contestants included:

 

Monica Berenice Aguilera, is from Forest Hill and a sophomore Nursing major. 

Raven Layne Chatelain, is a freshman Nursing major from Hessmer.

Saije Elizabeth Cousin, a junior majoring in Pre-Medicine/Biology and from Slidell. 

Stacy Nicole Fussell, is a senior majoring in Elementary Education and is from Pineville. 

Anaice Kay Hackett is from a junior Communication Studies major from Lafayette. 

Greshria Brishon Joiner is from Boyce and a junior majoring in Kinesiology. 

Tracy Danielle LaCaze is a senior English major from Pitkin.

Blaire Catherine Murray is from The Woodlands, Texas and a sophomore Nursing major. 

Kaelyn Michelle Rachall, is a senior Elementary Education major from Alexandria.